Monthly Archives: October 2013

Go See Hear In L.A. Oct. 28-31 (The Rest of October issue and RIP Lou Reed)

Mon. 28 Top Show(s): Foy Vance will be crooning his soulful tunes at the Hotel Café. His Joy of Nothing is truly something of a joy. Ronnie Spector’s autobiographical Beyond the Beehive show offers plenty of Brill Building thrills as … Continue reading

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Who’s Last? The Who Announce Their “final” farewell tour

I saw a report on Paste.com today that the Who will be doing one more “last tour” in 2015. It would be their 50th anniversary tour, which is quite an achievement. Although I can’t help but to think of all … Continue reading

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In The (Music) News: Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly, Neil Young and Smokey Robinson

Some curios have landed in my inbox recently that I wanted to share Neil Young has reached into his extensive archives and excavated material recorded during a 6-show stand he did in Washington D.C. between Nov. 30-Dec. 2, 1970. The … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Oct. 21-28 (The Boy/ He’s My Brother, She’s My Sister/They Might Be Giants edition)

What does this week hold? A Zac and a Zach. Fuzz and a Radical Face and, I believe, Katy Perry’s first appearance in Go See Hear… Mon. 21 Top Show: L.A.’s Cathedral Sanctuary should be a beautiful spot to experience … Continue reading

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Go See Hear in L.A. Oct. 14-20 (the Overseas/Wavves edition)

ew week – new job – new time constraints, so I am trying out a new format at least temporarily. Mon. 14 Top Show: Kim Taylor at the Hotel Café. The Ohio-based troubadour will be celebrating her recently released disc … Continue reading

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Rockin’ Docs: Doc Pomus and Muscle Shoals

I wanted to make note of a couple of documentary opening today in Los Angeles that appear to be excellent films about the music world. A.K.A Doc Pomus is a portrait of the legendary songwriter who penned hits like “This … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Oct. 7-13 (The Biggest Week For Shows Of The Year edition)

Is there something magical about the date 10/10? Is it the most star-studded concert night of the year? What is making me feel this way? Well, John Fogerty will be at the Nokia Theatre in support of his all-star Wrote … Continue reading

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A festive time in DTLA this weekend

Instead of adding these events into my Go See Hear for this week, I thought I’d just do a quick alert about some cool events happening in downtown L.A. Grand Ave by Disney Hall will be the site of a … Continue reading

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Live Review: Glenn Tilbrook at the Mint in L.A. (9/27/13

Glenn Tilbrook has dubbed his current tour “The Happy Trails Tour,” and based on his recent L.A. show it is an appropriate name. It’s not that he simply played peppy uptempo tunes (or old Roy Rogers songs, for that matter) … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Sept. 30-Oct. 7 (The Deep Dark Woods/Frightened Rabbit Edition)

When looking at this week’s shows, you can to start with the weekend. The inaugural Way Over Yonder festival brings acts like Neko Case, Conor Oberst, Shovels & Rope, Justin Townes Earle, Calexico (oh, I could go on and on) … Continue reading

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